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Federal Bureau of Investigation documents state that Jameson planned to use his tow truck for a mass-casualty attack on Pier 39 because he "had been there before and knew it was a heavily crowded area". The agent said the NY attack he was referring to was the October 31 attack during which a driver used his truck to killed 9 people. Jameson received sharpshooter training in the U.S.
  • NYC fire kills mother and 3 children, ages 11, 7 and 3

    NYC fire kills mother and 3 children, ages 11, 7 and 3

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    The father, a 16-year-old female, and a 15-year-old male were taken to Staten Island University Hospital in critical condition while two other boys, 13- and 12-years-old, were transported to Maimonides Hospital with minor injuries, according to the Post.
  • Singer Jonghyun of K-Pop Group SHINee dead at 27

    Singer Jonghyun of K-Pop Group SHINee dead at 27

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    Jonghyun had also branched out on a successful solo career in 2015, performing two solo concerts in Seoul just this month, but he was the only original member of SHINee to participate in the band's reformation earlier this year, which coincided with their fifth album release.
  • Isolated US vetoes United Nations resolution on Trump's Jerusalem move

    Isolated US vetoes United Nations resolution on Trump's Jerusalem move

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    The Egyptian-drafted resolution did not specifically mention the USA or Trump but expressed "deep regret at recent decisions concerning the status of Jerusalem". Abbas emphasized that the Palestinian Authority would resort to the UN General Assembly for the adoption of a set of resolutions, and said in this context that the PA would deploy all efforts in order to get full membership.
  • U.S. blames North Korea for major cyber attack

    U.S. blames North Korea for major cyber attack

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    Pyongyang has previously denied being responsible for the attack. The Trump Administration is set to formally name North Korea as the power behind the WannaCry cyberattack that affected hundreds of thousands of computers in 150 countries over the summer.
  • US Republicans confident tax bill will become law this week

    US Republicans confident tax bill will become law this week

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    That expansion persuaded Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida relented in his high-profile opposition after negotiators expanded the tax credit that parents can claim for their children. John McCain of Arizona, who is 81, is at a Washington-area military hospital being treated for the side effects of brain cancer treatment, and 80-year-old Thad Cochran of MS had a non-melanoma lesion removed from his nose earlier this week.
  • US helped thwart major attack in St. Petersburg -US, Russia say

    US helped thwart major attack in St. Petersburg -US, Russia say

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    Russia's Vladimir Putin called President Trump Sunday to thank him for USA intelligence that helped thwart terrorist attacks in St. Petersburg, officials in both countries said. The White House seized on the foiled plot in St. Petersburg as a sign of what Moscow and Washington could do if they cooperate. On Thursday, it was Trump who called Putin , thanking the Russian president for his praise of Trump's handling of the US economy.
  • Putin, Trump discuss North Korean nuclear issue by phone

    Putin, Trump discuss North Korean nuclear issue by phone

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    Asked whether he was impressed by Trump's performance as U.S. president, Putin said he was not a United States citizen and it is USA citizens who should judge their president's performance. "Look at how the markets have grown". Coming amid growing pressure from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation during the 2016 election, Trump's chummy call with Putin is sure to raise eyebrows.
  • Trump Critics Think the Robert Mueller Email 'Scandal' Is Baloney

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    Fox News first reported that Mueller's team acquired a document cache with communications from Trump's inner circle, including Michael Flynn , from the 2016 election to Trump's inauguration. There was plenty of chatter Sunday outside the White House about whether President Trump will fire special counsel Robert Mueller , but apparently nothing of the sort on the inside.
  • Facebook tests pre-roll ads, shifts Ad Breaks to longer content

    Facebook tests pre-roll ads, shifts Ad Breaks to longer content

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    Facebook is also introducing new restrictions on when and which publishers and creators can insert mid-roll ads in their videos and changing how its algorithm decides which videos to prioritize in people's News Feeds. Ranking will now be based on videos from Pages that people often want to watch repeatedly. It [Facebook] said the initial test it carried out showed that satisfaction improved by 18 percent when Ad Breaks were delayed.